Making a Monster is a bite-sized podcast where game designers show us their favorite monster and we discover how it works, why it works, and what it means. Explores the mechanics, mythos, and message hidden in TTRPGs of all descriptions - it's always deeper than you'd expect.

Series Status

Ongoing - Multiple seasons / arcs

Episode Frequency & Length

Weekly
15-30 Minutes

Type & Channels

Podcast
Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Stitcher, Google Podcasts, Breaker, Youtube, Twitch, Twitter, Instagram, Website
Making a Monster
2020
Making a Monster is a bite-sized podcast where game designers show us their favorite monster and we discover how it works, why it works, and what it means. Explores the mechanics, mythos, and message hidden in TTRPGs of all descriptions - it's always deeper than you'd expect.

Rules & Source Material

Home Brew
Dungeons and Dragons 5E, Older Dungeons and Dragons, Monster of the Week, Pathfinder
Rule of Cool, Guests / Interview, Home Brew Rules

Format, Setting & Vulgarity

Rules / Meta / Industry Chat
Child-Friendly

Cast & Player Characters

LGBTQ+, BIMPOC, Multicultural, Random Mix

Cast Voice Distinctness

Hard to Differentiate

Audio Quality & Equipment

XLR Mics
Includes Music, Includes Credits for Music and Effects Used

Editing Style

Mastered

Video (if applicable)